Neverthought about BEING A SPEAKER until after I became an author. Now Iímaveraging one speech a month and enjoy it immensely! Plus itís a great way tosell books and interact with my readers. This article explains the howsand whys nicely.

https://www.thebookdesigner.com/2018/06/why-authors-should-be-speaking-on-their-books-their-expertise/